ISLAMABAD – Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has decided to expedite books mailing process to its over 700,000 students across the country, a spokesman for the varsity said on Monday.

It was being ensured that the students who enrolled themselves for spring 2017 semester get the books well before time, so that they could do their academic assignments within stipulated schedule.

The university has already dispatched books to around 230,000 students of its Martric, FA and BA programs. This process will be completed by the end of this week and the dispatch of books to post-graduate and teachers’ training program will also be started soon.